Attorney Andrew P. Selman Joins Sands Anderson’s Government Practice

RICHMOND, Va. (May 3, 2023) – Sands Anderson PC is pleased to announce that Andrew Selman has joined the firm’s Richmond office as an Associate. Selman is a local government and school board lawyer who helps public entities understand and comply with their constitutional, statutory, and regulatory obligations.

At Sands Anderson, Selman will provide guidance to local government clients across a variety of substantive areas. He helps clients navigate issues related to the Virginia Public Procurement Act, Conflicts of Interest Act (COIA), and Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) as well as Title VII, Title IX and the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). He also provides guidance on First and Fourth Amendments, ADA, FMLA, FLSA, and USERRA matters.

Selman also defends government entities in state and federal court litigation. His experience extends to the Virginia Supreme Court and 4th Circuit, as well as against EEOC and OCR claims.

“Andrew is a great addition to our Government practice,” said Firm President Margaret Hardy. “Our firm represents more localities in Virginia and performs a wider variety of legal services for local government clients than any other law firm in the state. Having the right attorneys to support this practice is critical, and Andrew’s background and experience make him a great fit for Sands Anderson.”

Selman earned his juris doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law in 2016. Following law school, he clerked for Judge Julie E. Carnes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit. He received his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in 2010. Selman can be reached at

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